SECONDARY MEMORY (SM)

Memory that maintains numerous things fairly perpetually, as opposed to primary memory. Originally denoting dual-storage memory models prior to its replacement with long-term memory.

SECONDARY MEMORY (SM): "Secondary memory is highly useful for long-term storage of information."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SECONDARY MEMORY (SM)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/secondary-memory-sm/ (accessed October 22, 2020).
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